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Object Name Ammeter
Catalog Number 1992.29.10
Maker General Electric Corporation
Date ca. 1905
Material(s) Metal
Dimensions H-9.625 W-9.25 D-4.5 inches
Description This is an ammeter, used to measure the electric current in a circuit. It is housed in a metal case. It has four posts, two on each side, and four holes for mounting with screws. The gage reads 0-100-200-300-400-500-600. Under the gauge is, "Thompson Astatic Ammeter General Electric Co."
Notes Used at Kieley Electric Co., Harlan, KY, 1930-78, business records in Manuscripts Collection of KHS Archives.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People General Electric Corporation
Subjects Electrical apparatus
Electrical apparatus industry
Electricity
Electronic apparatus & appliances
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS